BASA News

BASA Member companies reminded to send in any articles for inclusion in the next BASA Publication by 5pm 3rd September 2021!

Published: 25 August 2021

We will be producing a printed BASA Bulletin/Digest including elements of the Members Directory for distribution at ChemUK on 15-16 September - we would like to include Member Company stories if you have any news or information you would like us to include. This is a Member only benefit - so please take advantage of the opportunity to promote your company!

Consultation on proposed changes to the COMAH Regulations 2015

Published: 20 August 2021

HSE is currently carrying out a consultation exercise relating to administrative changes to the Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 2015 (COMAH) which are required because of the dissolution of Public Health England (PHE).

BASA UKCA Marking guidance note

Published: 21 July 2021

BASA has updated their Member's Guide to UKCA marking on 15th July to reflect the timelines indicated in the new Building Safety Bill currently passing through the houses. In addition the front summary page has been released here for general information and is now available to both Members and non-members to assist preparation for the eventual cessation of recognition of CE marking on the GB market.

Building Safety Bill

Published: 06 July 2021

The long awaited Building Safety Bill was published on 5th July 2021. The bill sets out how residential buildings should be constructed and maintained. In addition it gives additional powers to residents to hold builders and developers to account and toughens sanctions against those who threaten residents safety.